National Press Club

  • NPC Luncheon with Leon Panetta
    NPC Luncheon with Leon Panetta

    December 18, 2012

    Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta used a Dec. 18, 2012 National Press Club luncheon to urge Congress to "do the right thing" by avoiding the across-the-board spending cuts of the looming "fiscal cliff" and approving the defense strategy contained in the Defense Department’s budget proposal.

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  • Press Club Rewind - 12.10.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 12.10.2012

    December 10, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: James Taylor performs and shares his thoughts on the 2012 election; Jake Tapper talks about his book, "The Outpost," about soldiers stationed in Afghanistan; Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) outlines his plan to…

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  • NPC Luncheon with James Taylor
    NPC Luncheon with James Taylor

    December 7, 2012

    James Taylor, a self-described “unapologetic liberal,” told a Dec. 7, 2012 National Press Club Luncheon that a “reasonable dialogue” with conservatives is good for the country. Taylor, who raised nearly $10 million for the Obama presidential 2012 campaign, was in Washington for the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony. He said…

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  • Senator Bernie Sanders speaks at December 5, 2012 NPC Newsmaker event
    Senator Bernie Sanders speaks at December 5, 2012 NPC Newsmaker event

    December 5, 2012

    With the gap between rich and poor growing, Congress must adopt a seven-step plan for fixing federal deficits that won't hurt the middle class, Senator Bernie Sanders, a Vermont Independent, said at a Dec. 5, 2012 National Press Club Newsmaker event.

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  • Jake Tapper discusses "The Outpost" at The National Press Club
    Jake Tapper discusses "The Outpost" at The National Press Club

    December 5, 2012

    ABC News Senior White House Correspondent and award-winning journalist Jake Tapper discusses his book "The Outpost: An Untold Story of American Valor" at a National Press Club Book & Author event on Dec. 5, 2012.

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  • Following the Money: A Post-Mortem on 2012 and a Look to What's Next
    Following the Money: A Post-Mortem on 2012 and a Look to What's Next

    December 4, 2012

    The National Press Club Journalism Institute and the club's Professional Development Committee look at campaign fundraising in the 2012 election and offer advice on covering the avalanche of money in the future. The session originally took place Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012.

    Panelists include:

    Trevor Potter, former Federal Election Commission chairman, president of…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 12.3.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 12.3.2012

    December 3, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this weeks' edition: The club hosts a special celebration of the life of Nelson Mandela; a bipartisan panel suggests national energy policy recommendations for the Obama administration; Alan Gross' attorney seeks the release of his…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 11.26.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 11.26.2012

    November 26, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: Ted Koppel discusses journalism's place in a democracy on The Kalb Report; Admiral Jonathan Greenert speaks at an NPC Luncheon; Human Rights Watch warns against killer robots; The Bread for the World…

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  • South Africa Night at The National Press Club
    South Africa Night at The National Press Club

    November 26, 2012

    South African Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool, former U.S. Ambassador Edward Perkins and the Taratibu Youth Association dance troupe headline a Nov 26, 2012 National Press Club event in celebration of the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.

    Special thanks and credit to DC Hotspots and Adam Ishaeik and Asrate Asfaw Teferra for…

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  • Press Club Rewind - 11.19.2012
    Press Club Rewind - 11.19.2012

    November 20, 2012

    Press Club Rewind is a weekly review of events at the National Press Club. In this week's edition: The National Press Club holds its 35th annual book fair; Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who launch Teen Cancer America; a U.N. Population Fund panel says that access to…

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